In the conversation between benvolio and montague in act 1 scene 1, we learn that romeo is behaving strangely and avoiding his friends, towards him i made, but he was ware of me and stole into the covert of the woods. Comparing, contrasting shakespeare's tybalt and mercutio comparing, contrasting shakespeare's tybalt and mercutio tybalt and mercutio are like a ying-yang, completely opposite of white and black, yet each has a part of the other somewhere inside. Romeo and juliet by william shakespeare essay - romeo and juliet by william shakespeare in romeo and juliet the beauty and ardour of young love is seen by shakespeare as the irradiating glory of sunlight and starlight in a dark work. What impression does shakespeare give the audience of the relationship between men and women through the dialogue between romeo and benvolio in act one scene one two star crossed lovers who find themselves caught between the strife. Romeo and juliet coursework in act 3 scene 1 of romeo & juliet, shakespeare raises the excitement and the tension throughout the scene by using dramatic tension between the characters, provocative and threatening dialogue, strong language effects, and sharp vital violence.
Soliloquy and figures of speech in romeo and juliet, part 4 eng 2 answer keys read the dialogue found in act ii, scene iii of romeo and juliet romeo: good morrow to you both. Shakespeare's romeo and juliet shows how love between the capulet romeo and montague juliet resolves an ancient conflict between the two families. Romeo and benvolio happen by, still arguing about whether romeo will be able to forget his love peter asks romeo to read the list to him rosaline's name is one of those on the list before departing, peter invites romeo and benvolio to the party—assuming, he says, that they are not montagues.
Benvolio serves as a foil old for mercutio because benvolio is more serious the contrast between romeo's character and those of both fryer lawrence and mercutio how to emphasize romeos attitude about. Benvolio, whose name literally means good will, is a classic nice guy: stuck playing the straight man to mercutio and the non-romantic-idiot to romeo, constantly telling everyone else to chill and stop fighting and keep the peace (1169), and being asked to spy on his friends. Romeo and juliet, by william shakespeare essay shakespeare's play the tragedy of romeo and juliet the imprudent decisions of others are accountable for the death of romeo and juliet and, also, the infatuation and impulsiveness of both romeo and juliet are to blame for their independent deaths and as well as the deaths of each other. Mercutio is an anti-romantic character who, like juliet's nurse, regards love as an exclusively physical pursuit he advocates an adversarial concept of love that contrasts sharply with romeo's idealized notion of romantic union. William shakespeare's ill-famed calamity romeo and juliet is set in fifteenth century verona a town torn between the choler force wrangle and competition of two esteemed households the house of montague and the house of capulet.
The parents quickly leave, and romeo approaches his cousin benvoliohe tells him that he is miserable because of a woman in love with called rosaline and that she does not return his sentiments because she wants to live a life of chastitybenvolio encourages him to forget rosaline and that she shifts his attention to other beautiful women but. In the scene between romeo and his friend benvolio, luhrmann's film created a deeper sadness tone to convey romeo's melancholy luhrmann chose to include the conversation between the montagues and benvolio regarding romeo's depression. It is clear that the balcony scene, in which romeo professes his true feelings of love, not infatuation, that love at first sight is real, and the conversation between benvolio and romeo also demonstrates the reality and importance of love at first sight in romeo's life. As a montague, benvolio is romeo's cousin, and as a capulet, tybalt is juliet's cousin this is an important similarity to consider when looking at their other similarities and differences. Benvolio is another flat character, who remains unchanged throughout the play he is temperate, solid, and loyal, who always tries to maintain peace and harmony between the two families benvolio's purpose is to support romeo to get married to juliet.
Benvolio is romeo's best friend and cousin who is considered the peacemaker between the two benvolio is represented as a compassionate and trustworthy person through the novel shakespeare shows benvolio personalities in the beginning of the novel when tybalt is causing trouble. The first conversation between romeo and juliet is an extended christian metaphor using this metaphor, romeo ingeniously manages to convince juliet to let him kiss her but the metaphor holds many further functions. Romeo and juliet and their ―love‖ and the fact that they are enemies is the main plot tybalt hating romeo and wanting to go after him, also paris wanting to marry juliet are the sub-plots (at this point. In the play of romeo and juliet, written by shakespeare, tybalt wishes to fight romeo and since romeo is refusing to battle him, mercutio steps up and takes romeo's place benvolio is, like always, begging and pleading for them to keep the peace.
Mercutio is romeo's sword-fight loving bff, and you probably won't be surprised to find out that his name sounds a lot like the word mercurial, ie volatile, ie touchy he never backs down from a duel and, although he's neither a montague nor a capulet, he gets involved in the long-standing. A friendship includes trust, honesty, commitment, caring, dependable, loyality, witty, love and communication i will analyse the friendship between romeo and mercutio, and between romeo and benvolios. Mercutio, benvolio and romeo all sneak into the house of capulet's hoping that romeo will enliven as mercutio tells romeo he must dance shows their close and friendly friendship romeo can be seen as depressing when he using a metaphor on the word soul while talking about mercutios nimble soles referring to his own soul. Another example would be of the conversation between romeo and benvolio where benvolio is worried for his friend and his health from line 154, benvolio and romeo are talking alone in the street and benvolio asks romeo what is wrong and romeo answers with great depression and pessimism.